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Gidget – big kahuna plays ukulele

Gidget, a portmanteau of girl and midget, is a surfing movie with a girl protagonist from 1957.  It’s no Nicholas Ray film but the first half, if you…

The Magnetic Fields – The Book of Love live at wfuv

For any amorous ukulele players out there.  The Book of Love by Stephin Merritt of the The Magnetic Fields.     I’m not sure what ukulele he’s playing…

Pianosaurus – the greatest toy instrument group, ever

Pianosaurus were a 1980s New York toy instrument band.  They self-released two live albums and also recorded a debut album, Groovy Neighborhood, for Rounder Records in 1986.  There’s…

Johnny Ukulele

Some footage of Johnny Ukulele I found whilst searching for surfing videos.  Takes about a minute to get going.

Ode to Uke – a ukulele novelty book by Arthur Ravenscrag III with illustrations by Paul Andrews

Ode to Uke, a ukulele novelty book I wrote, is now available for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Kindle.  It’s taken a while to get it completed but…

Warren Buffett and Jon Bon Jovi duet

Warren Buffett playing a Kala ukulele.  His sidekick needs some music lessons though. Here’s warren playing a Mele uke for chinese new year:

Steel drum & ukulele

I’ve been thinking a steel drum ukulele band might be a good idea for a while.  A little searching didn’t bring up much besides this great skateboarding video…

The old dope peddler by The Three Terrors

The Three Terrors were an infrequent live covers act starring Stephin Merritt, LD Beghtol and Dudley Klute.  Each show was a extravagant affair based around a theme.  I…

Stephin Merritt of the Magnetic Fields – Andrew in Drag on ukulele

One of the joys of a new Magnetic Fields album is that Stephin Merritt is forced, probably at gunpoint, to do a round of interviews with the press….

Futulele – a ukulele iPhone and iPad app

This is all over the internet at the moment.  It sounds like she’s strumming a tin can rigged with fishing gut.